Night Moves

Opens Friday, June 6
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1hr 52mins // directed by:Kelly Reichardt // featuring:Dakota Fanning, Jesse Eisenberg, Peter Sarsgaard

Night Moves is the story of three radical environmentalists coming together to execute the most intense protest of their lives: the explosion of a hydroelectric dam - the very source and symbol of the energy-sucking, resource-devouring industrial culture they despise.

Harmon (Jesse Eisenberg) is a former Marine, radicalized by tours of duty overseas. His life in the military is behind him, but at heart he remains the same reckless alpha male he always was, eager for adventure, excited by the prospect of mayhem and destruction.

Dena (Dakota Fanning) is a high society dropout, sickened by the consumer economy into which she was born. She’s moved west and cut ties with her family, edging ever deeper into radical politics.

And Josh (Peter Sarsgaard), their leader, is a self-made militant, devoted to the protection of the Earth by any means necessary. A son of the middle class who works on an organic farm, he's an intensely private person by nature and may have the deepest convictions of them all.

Directed by Kelly Reichardt (Old Joy, Meek's Cutoff).

The Atlantic

"A disquietingly beautiful, deeply intelligent thriller about radical activism and its consequences - both material and moral - in 21st century America." — Jon Frosch

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The Hollywood Reporter

"An engrossing reflection on radical violence and its fallout." — David Rooney

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The Boston Herald

Grade A-. "An impressive piece of neo-noir filmmaking." — James Verniere

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